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An Okla. doctor prescribed so many painkillers, she's been charged with murdering her patients, authorities say
Agri-Pulse: Rural America and the need for speed
ND family's feedlot deals with drought conditions
Rain helping out farmers in southeast S.D.
Central SD farmer sees 4-year drought 'rotation'
crime and courts
nation and world
Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
Playing the music of a bygone era
Celebrating 20 years of Family Fun Day
Big & Rich to headline Roughrider concert
Things your wedding server will never tell you
Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers in playoff
Ryu wins NW Arkansas Championship
Harvick wins for first time this season at Sonoma
Twins complete three-game sweep of Indians
Always in Season: Barn swallows are a love-hate species
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
Jessie Veeder: To have my little sister along with me
Forget multi-tasking. Here's how to monotask like a boss
Column: How can we lift the tension between law enforcement and motorists of color?
Port: Lawmakers right to sue Burgum
Reuben E. Pladsen
Virgil H. Heidecker
Raphael "Ralph" Brinster
Heidt and Horner plan wedding
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
Health & Wellness
Spring Lawn and Garden
Worlds Greatest City Wide Garage Sale
Honoring our Firefighters
USDA releases CRP land for emergency grazing
March 6, 2017
Dive team trains on Patterson Lake to help people and animals that fall through ice
Ice fishing season might be ending, but the Dickinson Rural Fire Department Dive and Rescue team are training to rescue people or animals that...
March 6, 2017 - 9:12pm
May 25, 2016
Police training brings people from across the nation to DSU for ten weeks
Dickinson State University’s school year may be over, but 23 law enforcement officers are just beginning their education at the campus. The...
May 25, 2016 - 7:59pm
October 1, 2015
Dickinson training company NIT suspends services
An Alaska-based vocational and safety training company that came to Dickinson at the height of the Bakken oil boom has announced it is indefinitely suspended its services in the state. Northern Industrial Training made the announcement last Friday. A brief notice on the office’s...
October 1, 2015 - 6:35pm
July 11, 2015
New TrainND facility open in Williston
WILLISTON — A new $7.5 million workforce training facility in Williston is complete, filling a demand for oil industry training that remains...
July 11, 2015 - 11:36pm
July 7, 2015
Dickinson native, UND grad training Wimbledon quarterfinalist
Dickinson native Jesse Elis had a front-row seat as U.S. tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe upset No. 6-ranked Lucie Safarova in the fourth round...
July 7, 2015 - 6:15pm
March 14, 2015
Safety first: MBI’s unique program takes oilfield training slow
Troy Ohlhausen never lets the needle on his pickup's speedometer go beyond 10 mph when he's on an oilfield site -- even if the site where he's...
March 14, 2015 - 9:52pm
February 19, 2014
Tioga firefighters to get training in Texas
TIOGA – Six volunteer firefighters from Tioga will attend specialized training in Texas to prepare for oilfield incidents thanks to a donation from Hess Corp. Company representatives presented a $22,000 check Wednesday to the Tioga Fire Department to cover the costs to attend...
February 19, 2014 - 5:16pm
February 6, 2014
UND program to train family medicine doctors in Hettinger, Williston
A state college program will bring future family doctors to train in Hettinger and Williston. The University of North Dakota announced Thursday it will partner with West River Health Services in Hettinger and Mercy Medical Center in Williston. The first residents will begin July...
February 6, 2014 - 11:48pm
December 18, 2013
Corrections officers growing need in ND
FARGO — North Dakota’s growing need for corrections officers is the force behind a new academy here that certifies students to work in county...
December 18, 2013 - 10:24pm
December 12, 2013
Schools prepare for boom in drone jobs
GRAND FORKS — Two student pilots are seated shoulder to shoulder before a bank of video monitors, maneuvering an unmanned aircraft by keyboard and mouse as the drone descends toward a virtual runway in a suburban landscape. Aaron Gabrielson and Andrew Regenhard, aviation students...
December 12, 2013 - 10:55pm
November 13, 2013
Former wrestler, MMA fighter trains Dickinson PD in combat
Though Hollywood action films and TV dramas often portray law enforcement officers as being in shootouts on a regular basis, the fact is many...
November 13, 2013 - 11:10pm
November 7, 2013
ND cops take on copper theft training, saying they’re ‘behind the curve’
FARGO — About 30 law enforcement officers from eastern North Dakota attended a training session here Thursday to help them beat copper thieves at their own increasingly sophisticated game. “It’s an epidemic crime, and law enforcement is really behind the curve in how it works,”...
November 7, 2013 - 9:46pm
October 11, 2013
UND touts new training for drone pilots
GRAND FORKS -- The University of North Dakota announced Thursday a new program to train pilots of the Predator unmanned aircraft using a full-size simulator. It's another step that puts the university and the state "at the forefront and cutting edge" of research and development in...
October 11, 2013 - 12:00am
September 14, 2013
Dickinson Fire Dept. to host oilfield emergencies class
The oil industry presented a conundrum for local fire departments when it moved back to western North Dakota. Those small departments were more accustomed to controlling the occasional prairie fires and structure fires and rarely anything related to the oil industry. While professional...
September 14, 2013 - 12:00am
Emergency responders train for radiation threat
FARGO -- The Fargo-Moorhead area will buzz this week with more than 100 emergency responders participating in a training exercise based on an imaginary radiation threat. The North Dakota National Guard's Bismarck-based 81st Civil Support Team will lead the training, which will involve...
August 14, 2013 - 12:00am